Okaloosa County Birth Records

Search for Okaloosa County FL birth records. A birth records search contains information on proof of identity, proof of citizenship, name of the baby, date and time of birth, parental information, applying for a Social Security number, passport applications, name changes, receiving governmental benefits, requesting a birth certificate, applying for a birth certificate, and conducting genealogical research.


The Okaloosa County Clerk is responsible for maintaining important documents for a county or local area, including vital documents like Okaloosa County birth records. These birth records include birth certificates that list the baby's name, date of birth, time of birth, and the location, as well as personal information about the parents. A Florida birth certificate acts as legal proof of birth and citizenship, and it may be required to apply for a FL driver's license or passport, receive a Social Security number, or apply for government services. Other birth records include demographic records on birth, which are useful for researchers, as well as records on birth that can be used for Okaloosa County genealogical research. Birth records can be requested online at the Clerk Office website.

Florida State Clerk Shalimar FL 1250 Eglin Parkway 32579 850-651-7200

Niceville City Clerk Niceville FL 208 Partin Drive North 32578 850-729-4000

Okaloosa County Clerk Crestview FL 101 East James Lee Boulevard 32536 850-689-5000

Paxton Clerk Laurel Hill FL 21872 U.s. 331 32567 850-834-2489


Okaloosa County Town and City Halls keep documents and records related to their municipality, including vital documents like Okaloosa County birth records. Birth certificates, for example, list the baby's name, date of birth, time of birth, and the location, and they also provide personal information about the parents. These Okaloosa County public records act as legal proof of birth and citizenship, and they may be required to apply for government services, receive a Social Security number, or apply for a driver's license or passport in Okaloosa County Florida. Town and City Halls may also maintain other Okaloosa County birth records, such as demographic records for the entire municipality, which may be useful for researchers, and historical birth records that can be used for genealogical research. The Town or City Hall may provide online request forms for birth certificates on its website.

Cinco Bayou Town Hall Fort Walton Beach FL 10 Yacht Club Drive Northeast 32548 850-833-3405

Crestview City Hall Crestview FL 198 Wilson Street North 32536 850-682-6134

Destin City Hall Destin FL 4200 Indian Bayou Trail 32541 850-837-4242

Fort Walton Beach City Hall Fort Walton Beach FL 107 Miracle Strip Parkway Southwest 32548 850-833-9500

Laurel Hill City Hall Laurel Hill FL 8209 Florida 85 32567 850-652-4441

Mary Esther City Hall Mary Esther FL 195 Cristobal Road North 32569 850-243-3566

Niceville City Hall Niceville FL 208 Partin Drive North 32578 850-729-4008

Paxton Town Hall Laurel Hill FL 21872 U.s. 331 32567 850-834-2489

Shalimar Town Hall Shalimar FL 2 Cherokee Road 32579 850-651-5723

Valparaiso City Hall Valparaiso FL 465 Valparaiso Parkway 32580 850-729-5402


The Okaloosa County Health Department is responsible for monitoring public health, and it may operate at the Florida, Okaloosa County, or local level. In some areas, Health Departments are also responsible for maintaining Okaloosa County vital records, including documents related to birth such as birth certificates. These Okaloosa County public records, which act as legal proof of birth and citizenship, list the baby's name, date of birth, time of birth, and the location, as well as personal information about the parents. Birth certificates may be required to apply for a Florida State driver's license or passport, receive a Social Security number, or apply for government services, and they can also be useful for Okaloosa County genealogical research. Health Departments may provide online access to their birth records.

Florida State Health Department Fort Walton Beach FL 221 Hospital Drive Northeast 32548 850-833-9240

Okaloosa County Health Department Fort Walton Beach FL 810 James Lee Road 32547 850-689-7978

Okaloosa County Health Department Crestview FL 810 East James Lee Boulevard 32539 850-689-7855


Okaloosa County Hospitals provide a variety of medical services to patients of all ages, including labor and delivery services. When a baby is born at a Hospital in Okaloosa County Florida, it creates birth records for the birth. These can include ceremonial Okaloosa County birth certificates which list the baby's name, date of birth, weight and length, and the Hospital's name, as well as information about the parents. These ceremonial birth certificates cannot act as legal proof of identity in Florida, but they may be a valuable source of information on an individual's birth. Hospitals also maintain demographic information on babies born at their facility, which may be accessible to researchers.

Fort Walton Beach Medical Center Fort Walton Beach FL 1000 Mar Walt Drive 32547 850-862-1111

Gulf Coast Treatment Center Fort Walton Beach FL 1015 Mar Walt Drive 32547 850-863-4160

North Okaloosa Medical Center Crestview FL 151 East Redstone Avenue 32539 850-689-8100

Twin Cities Hospital Niceville FL 2190 Highway 85 32578 850-678-4131